Your vote is your voice

We want to encourage everyone to cast their vote on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 (between 7am and 9pm), in electing the political party that they will trust to run their province and country. In South Africa, National and Provincial elections take place every 5 years. This...

National Health Insurance in South Africa

There has been ongoing hype in the media about the proposed implementation of National Health Insurance in South Africa. Although this may be a wonderful idea, as most of us are spending a very high proportion of our disposable income on medical aid and top-up...

New laws on income tax for South African expats

We have had many questions from concerned clients around the new laws on income tax for South African expats.  We take a closer look below. The new law states: “There shall be exempt from normal tax any form of remuneration to the extent to which that remuneration...

INVESTING OFFSHORE – WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOU DIE?

Investing offshore adds a wrinkle of complexity to the disposal of your assets when you die. Foreign and local authorities may need to get involved to allow your chosen executor to fulfill your wishes. The first step for your executor is to validate your Will through...